The National Weather Service in Paducah, Kentucky has issued a Heat Advisory until 8 p.m. Sunday, July 24, 2022.
Southeast Missouri and portions of western Kentucky and southern Illinois, to the west of a Wickliffe Kentucky to Mt Vernon Illinois line
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SUNDAY...
WHAT...Heat index values 105 to 110 each afternoon.
WHERE...Southeast Missouri and portions of western Kentucky and southern Illinois, to the west of a Wickliffe Kentucky to Mt Vernon Illinois line.
WHEN...Until 8 PM CDT Sunday.
IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.
Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.
Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.
Weather provided by Bagby Wealth Management.